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My first ever oil pastel work.  Lesson learned: use a sheet of paper to rest my hand  to avoid smudging  the background.
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Dec 16, 2017
August 2017 Painting Challenge
Watercolor on 140 lb. cold pressed paper
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Sep 01, 2017
AUTUMN ROSES - Closeup view
This is a study in negative painting in analogous mixes, using tools other than just watercolor brushes to obtain the clear detail of the stems.

The color combination was created by Esperoart as posted in PMP from a photo by Diane Mowery, also posted in PMP.
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Jul 12, 2016
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Bodegones in Gouache
I just discovered the forgiving properties of Gouache, this medium allows me to go back and repair mistakes after the painting is done.  I am thankful for little favors. 
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Oct 04, 2016
Watercolor on 140lb cold pressed paper
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Nov 16, 2017
This little gal is my attempt to paint white porcelain... not an easy task.  I should have painted it reflecting the surrounding color.... maybe I will get more adept on my next try.
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Jul 13, 2016
This still life painting is the  third subject of my Chinese Trilogy.  I think my efforts at composition are getting more acceptable.
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Jul 13, 2016
My sister gave me this beautiful porcelain figurine as a Birthday gift more than 40 years ago.  I thought it would make a lovely still life subject.  The only thing I could not replicate was the ethnic features of the original; my rendition of her face turned out attractive, but not entirely orienta…
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Jul 13, 2016
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Clematis Study
A study in negative painting.

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Jul 21, 2017
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May 31, 2012
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Nov 16, 2017
February 2018 Drawing Challenge
Practice makes perfect?  Not really, but I forged ahead anyway... the more I use colored pencils, the better my work will turn out... (Someday)
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Feb 28, 2018
February Drawing First Attempt
Hello world, this is the result of my first ever attempt to use colored pencils... WOW!  This medium "ain't as easy" as I thought.  Lots of elbow grease, and patience.  Many hours on the job.  Unfortunately, after I finished it I realized I had added items to the background not appearing in the orig…
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Feb 28, 2018
Gala Apple
Still trying to learn how to use pastels.  My biggest challenge is keeping the background clean.
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Feb 18, 2018
Getting acquainted with my colored pencils
My first work board for colored pencils. 
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Feb 28, 2018
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